Early Childhood

Stepping Stones (2.7-3 year olds) & Primary (multi-age 3-6 year olds):

Step One: Online Application

To begin the process please complete our online application. Please note there is a $60 application fee for each child. *This fee will be waived for financial aid applicants

The application for the 2018-2019 school year is now available.

Step Two: Parent Tour

Tours are exclusively for those families who have filled out an application. The tour is designed to provide applicants with a small, inside perspective on our school. You will meet the Head of School, Director of Admissions, students, and have an opportunity to observe a class in each of our programs. Small group tours are scheduled throughout the fall and winter. All tours begin at 9:15 am and end at 10:30 am

Step Three: Child Visit

Child visits are conducted in small groups with our teachers. One parent or caregiver is required to attend with the child.

Stepping Stones, three- and four-year old, and Kindergarten applicants visit on two Saturdays: December 16, 2017 and January 20, 2018.

Step Four: School Reports

*no forms needed for Stepping Stones application

There are two forms to be completed.

  1. Release form: please complete and provide to your child’s teacher so they can release appropriate records to the MMS Admissions Office.
  2. School report: This is to be filled out by your child’s current teacher and sent directly to: Metropolitan Montessori School Admissions Office, 325 W. 85th St., New York, NY 10024, or via email admissions@mmsny.org by January 19, 2018.

Three- and Four-year-old Applicant Form

Kindergarten Applicant Form